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BNPÔÇÖs sit-in demo begins

BNPÔÇÖs sit-in demo begins

The main opposition BNP, whose leaders now talk of launching an oust-government movement, staged a ‘mass sit-in’ demonstration in the capital Wednesday professedly in protest against government interference in the judiciary.

2010-06-09 12:55:51
EC plans banning showdown in all next local polls

Shakawat hints at replicating Ctg model

EC plans banning showdown in all next local polls

The Election Commission plans to replicate the Chittagong model in all local polls henceforth banning all kinds of showdown, as the restraints worked well in the port city.

2010-06-08 13:40:31
411 more `political` cases to be axed

411 more `political` cases to be axed

The National Committee on review of politically motivated cases recommended the withdrawal of 411 more cases filed during the tenures of the past BNP-Jamaat alliance and caretaker governments.

2010-06-08 13:17:45
EC`s mission is to hold model election in Ctg, says Shakawat

Non-political election turned political, he says

EC`s mission is to hold model election in Ctg, says Shakawat

The ‘nonpolitical’ city corporation election turned into a political one, an election commissioner said here Monday, indicating the open-secret matter of all the major political parties jockeying behind the two rival mayoral candidates.

2010-06-07 13:31:55
HC petitioned for declaring BNP hartal illegal

HC petitioned for declaring BNP hartal illegal

A writ petition was filed Monday with the High Court for its ruling outlawing June 27 hartal called by the opposition BNP, as the opponents interpret the general strike as a disruptive political action.

2010-06-07 13:25:17
Historic Six-point Movement Day being observed <br>AL pledges militant-free country

Historic Six-point Movement Day being observed
AL pledges militant-free country

The historic six-point movement day is being observed today (Monday) with the main pledge for keeping the country free from militancy, which emerges as the gravest concern for people at home and abroad in present times.

2010-06-06 21:26:32
Writ petition seeking HC rule outlawing hartal on way

Writ petition seeking HC rule outlawing hartal on way

writ petition is going to be filed Monday with the High Court for declaring the general strike called by Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) for June 27 as illegal and contrary to the constitution, as a legal notice went unheeded, said one of the petitioners.

2010-06-05 21:24:32
Historic Six-point Movement Day

AL to mark June 7 with befitting programmes

Historic Six-point Movement Day

Awami League will observe the historic 7th June tomorrow (Monday) to commemorate the six-point movement it launched this day 43 years ago with the pivotal demand for autonomy of erstwhile East Pakistan.

2010-06-05 21:19:46
City AL starts fundraising for Nimtoli fire victims

City AL starts fundraising for Nimtoli fire victims

Dhaka City Awami League Saturday started fundraising in aid to the people affected by Thursday night’s blaze at Nimtola in the old part of the capital city that put at least 120 people to a terrible death.

2010-06-05 21:03:51
Magistrates, police deployed ahead of CCC polls

Magistrates, police deployed ahead of CCC polls

Strong contingents of law-enforcing agencies, led by executive magistrates armed with power of holding spot trial, started policing work Thursday in the run-up to the much-watched Chittagong City Corporation polls as the authorities are pledge-bound to make the June 17 vote free, fair and peaceful.

2010-06-05 19:34:14
CCC poll-sympol distribution

Mohiuddin gets ÔÇÿshipÔÇÖ, Manju to fight for ÔÇÿpineappleÔÇÖ

CCC poll-sympol distribution

Election symbols were distributed Wednesday among eight mayoral candidates contesting the 17 June Chittagong City Corporation polls, giving them the formal go for electioneering on a full scale.

2010-06-05 19:22:24
Khaleda attends lawyersÔÇÖ programme marking Zia anniversary

Khaleda attends lawyersÔÇÖ programme marking Zia anniversary

Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) chairperson Begum Khaleda Zia on Tuesday noon fed poor people at a lawyers’ programme marking the 29th death anniversary of party founder and late president Ziaur Rahman.

2010-06-02 19:44:53
Zia's 29th death anniversary being observed

Zia's 29th death anniversary being observed

Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) Sunday observed the 29th death anniversary of its founder and late president Ziaur Rahman, with thousands of his faithful and admirers renewing their pledge to advance the country along the line he set in national politics.

2010-05-30 20:58:01
BNP again demands midterm election

BNP again demands midterm election

The main opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) Friday again threw a challenge for the ruling Awami League to test their popularity in a midterm election.

2010-05-28 20:02:05